Technical Manual TM 9-879 (1943) MOTORCYCLE, SOLO Harley Davidson Model WLA
This technical manual is published for the information and guidance of the using arm personnel charged with the operation, maintenance, and minor repair of this materiel. b. In addition to a description of the Harley-Davidson motor- cycle, this manual contains technical information required for the identification, use, and care of the materiel. The manual is divided into two parts. Part One, section I through section VI, gives vehicle operating instructions. Part Two, section VII through section XXV, gives vehicle maintenance instructions to using arm personnel charged with the responsibility of doing maintenance work within their juris- diction. c. In a11 cases where the nature of the repair, modifications, or adjustment is beyond the scope or facilities of the unit, the responsible ordnance service should be informed so that trained personnel with suitable tools and equipment may be provided, or proper instructions issued.
a. This technical manual, together with TM 9-1879. supersedes and replaces the following Quartermaster Corps publications: (I) TM 10-1175 Maintenance manual, motorcycle, solo, Harley- Davidson (Model 42 WLA). 11 September 1941. (2) TM 10-1177 Maintenance manual, motorcycle. solo, Harley Davidson (Models 1940-41-42), 11 September 1941. (3) TM 10-1331 Maintenance manual. motorcycle. chain drive Harley-Davidson (Model 42 WLA, solo). (4) TM 10-1359 Instruction folder (45-A) motorcycles. solo, Harley-Davidson (Model 1941 WLA 1S), 25 November 1941. (5) TM 10-1361 Instruction folder (45-8). motorcycle. solo, Harley-Davidson (Model 1941 WLA 45). 25 November 1941.